WRESTLING: NIC has mixed results on the weekend
NJCAA #7 NIC lost to #2 ranked Clackamas Community College, 39-4 last Saturday night in Oregon City, OR. NIC had a few good battles, but were unable to come out victorious in nine of the 10 matches. Boony Merryweather, ranked #5 at 197lbs, pulled out the lone victory for the Cardinals.
NIC bounced back Sunday at the Clackamas Community College Open by placing four wrestlers in the top 4 and putting 2 into the Finals. Alex Aguilar and Brent Evens both took 2nd place and both beat top 5 ranked opponents in doing so.
NIC will host its last home wrestling match of the season this Thursday night, January 26, at 7:00 P.M. against NCAA D2, Simon Fraser of B.C., Canada.
Check out the match live on www.nic.edu/athletics on the Cardinal Webcast.
Head Wrestling Coach, Pat Whitcomb
(208) 769-7870 or Pat.Whitcomb@nic.edu